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Top 5 vacation rentals near Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles

Searching for the perfect accommodation? Take a look at these gems and book your dream stay


Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles California

When visiting Los Angeles, Griffith Observatory has to be high on your list of things to see. It's renowned for a reason, so be sure to go and see what all the fuss is about. It isn't every day you find yourself so close to something so special.

Where to stay near Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles

Here is our pick of the top 5 vacation rentals. Make your choice and treat yourself to a luxury stay.

Little Lottie

Little Lottie, Plum Guide home in Los Angeles

Little Lottie, Plum Guide home in Los Angeles

Click to book Little Lottie now: from £230 per night Little Lottie is technically a studio apartment, but it really doesn’t feel like it. With a separate kitchen and tonnes of storage space, this home-away-from-home is perfect for anyone who appreciates the nicer things in life. Impeccably curated, this apartment is filled with old Hollywood glamour and elevated by modern touches. The historical building was recently renovated and includes traditional architectural features, like the hand painted ceiling beams. And if that’s not enough, there are multiple lounges, a roof terrace, a pool and a twenty-four hour concierge. Sleeps up to 2 | 1 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom

Leather Leaves

Leather Leaves, Plum Guide home in Los Angeles

Leather Leaves, Plum Guide home in Los Angeles

Click to book Leather Leaves now: from £380 per night High in the hills, in a quiet spot that's still within easy reach of attractions like Universal Studios and the Walk Of Fame, this home has views aplenty thanks to balconies on both its floors. An example of upside-down living, you'll find the bright, spacious lounge upstairs, with its mid-century modern styling, blonde wood floors and impressive vaulted ceiling. Step out onto the balcony and you're rewarded with incredible, leafy views. There's a smart kitchen that's fully equipped so you can cook at home, and the huge windows flood the whole level with natural light. Downstairs you'll find two of the bedrooms and another balcony – just in case one wasn't enough. Great for keen hikers, you can walk across the hills to the Hollywood sign in around forty-five minutes or fifteen minutes to the reservoir. Drive to the shopping and dining options on Melrose Avenue or explore Hollywood proper in less than twenty minutes. Sleeps up to 6 | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms


Limelight, Plum Guide home in Los Angeles

Limelight, Plum Guide home in Los Angeles

Click to book Limelight now: from £159 per night Tastefully furnished and filled with light, this home offers space for up to four guests to stay right in the centre of the popular Beachwood Canyon. Situated minutes from the Hollywood sign, this area retains that old LA feel. This does mean that the neighbourhood can get a little busy at night, so if you’re sensitive to noise then this home is not for you. However, it's a perfect base for sightseeing, with Hollywood Boulevard less than five minutes away by car. After a day spent exploring, the home itself is a peaceful retreat, with scented candles and plants dotted around each room. The space feels contemporary and chic, with plenty of room to spread out. Sleeps up to 4 | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Miss Charlotte

Miss Charlotte, Plum Guide home in Los Angeles

Miss Charlotte, Plum Guide home in Los Angeles

Click to book Miss Charlotte now: from £245 per night This little place is really quite a show-stopper. Set in a restored, landmark Hollywood building from 1926, it’s impeccably designed from lobby to bedroom. A serviced apartment with all sorts of extra amenities in the building (hello pool, gym, and beautiful lobby), it's perfect for those who want a private apartment with all the luxuries of a hotel, including a twenty-four-hour concierge service and plush bathrobes. Decorated with style and more than a touch of old-school Hollywood glamour, it's got high ceilings, wood floors, and luxe furnishings aplenty. In the evenings, sit up on the building's roof terrace and you might even be treated to an open-air cinema screening. Slap bang in central Hollywood and adjacent to a small strip of cute cafes, it’s right at the entrance to Beechwood Canyon. Sleeps up to 2 | 1 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom

Sunset Century

Sunset Century, Plum Guide home in Los Angeles

Sunset Century, Plum Guide home in Los Angeles

Click to book Sunset Century now: from £379 per night Looking for glittering views of LA and a home with impeccable styling? Then you can't beat this quintessential Hollywood Hills stay. It's a mid-century marvel, with vaulted wooden ceilings adding warmth to the minimalist decor and muted colour scheme. The open-plan living room is the heart of the home, with floor-to-ceiling glass sliding doors leading out to the balcony. The spacious bedrooms are elegant with a nod to the 1960s with statement mirrors and geometric print bedding. The perfect way to bookend your day with a strong coffee at dawn then an even stronger cocktail at dusk? That spectacular wraparound balcony with glorious views of the canyon and Los Angeles down below. Sleeps up to 6 | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

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